Upgraded Website Helps New York Fruit Growers Solve Problems

Cornell Fruit Resources website

With the launch of the revamped Cornell Fruit Resources website, New York growers have a new resource this season to help keep them productive and profitable.

“The site is a one-stop shop for commercial fruit growers to access the wealth of information available through Cornell to help them solve production, pest, food safety, business and other problems,” said Julie Carroll, fruit IPM coordinator with the New York State Integrated Pest Management (NYSIPM ) Program, who spearheaded the update.

Subsites for tree fruitgrape and berry producers help them zero in on production, IPM and post-harvest information tailored specifically to their crops. The site also features resources on topics of interest to all fruit growers, including food safetybusiness management and marketing.

The site will also help growers find:

The site is optimized for use on tablets, phones and other devices.

“It’s amazing how much reliable, useful information based on Cornell research is available,” said Carroll. “And this site will help you get to what you need to know – fast.”

This article also appeared in the Cornell Horticulture Blog.